AFJROTC Cadets mentor at the Xcel 2 Fitness Event

The Independence High School AFJROTC Cadets of NC-022 worked as mentors an obstacle course marshals at the Xcel 2 Fitness (X2F) event on the...

2019 Independence AFJROTC Annual Awards Ceremony

The Independence High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officers Training Candidates (JROTC) celebrated their Annual Award Ceremony to honor the cadets who stood out...

First Annual Spring Tea and Brunch Held in Mint Hill

The Mint Hill Chamber of Commerce celebrated the First Annual Spring Tea and Brunch this past Saturday held at Arlington Baptist Church Family Life...

The story of Air Force veteran Mary Ann Kudelka

Mary Ann Kudelka now 84 years of age served our nation in the United States Air Force from 1955-1957. She has a unique and...

Discussion with Queens Grant incoming Principal Josh Swartzlander

The new incoming Principal and Head of School Josh Swartzlander is very familiar with Queens Grant High School. He has been involved in the...

Military Appreciation Night at Matthews Sportsplex

The Charlotte independence celebrated their Annual Military Appreciation Night on May 11th in the Sportsplex at Matthews. This year they decided to concentrate on...

Marcus Hamilton a local treasure resides in Mint Hill

Dennis the Menace has been with us since March 12, 1951. This writer was born in 1950, I have been a fan my entire...

2018-19 Commissioner’s Cup Competition Winners Announced

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association recently announced the eight winners of the Commissioner's Cup for community service during the 2018-19 school year. ...

Mint Hill Medical Center holds Mass Casualty Drills with First Responders

The new Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center conducted a mass casualty disaster influx drill, using a school bus accident scenario with with another...

Butler 2019 JROTC Drill Team Champions

The 2019 Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools Drill Team Champions are the Bulldogs from David W. Butler High School, Matthews, North Carolina.  The Army JROTC Drill...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

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The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

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Many economists believe a recession is coming, eventually. Part of their reason for believing this is due to the ten straight years of economic...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

ECU dental student from Charlotte will spend a year at the National Institutes of...

Omar Glover, a fourth-year dental student at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, has been selected to attend the National Institutes of...

We Have Been There – Part 2

Our first resort will be Oasis Grand, Quntana Roo, Cancun, Mexico. This is a family resort. Despite any ads you may see, they do...